Somerset v Essex
County Championship 1935
VenueAgricultural Showgrounds, Frome on 18th, 20th, 21st May 1935 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSomerset won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSomerset won by an innings and 49 runs
PointsSomerset 15; Essex 0
UmpiresF Chester, AE Dipper
Close of play day 1Essex (1) 87/5 (O'Connor 9*, Eastman 7*)
Close of play day 2No play

Somerset first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JW Leec Pearce b Nichols3     
FS Leelbw b Nichols41     
*RA Inglec Eastman b Nichols12     
JC Whitec Eastman b Nichols4     
CCC Caseb TPB Smith35     
HD Burroughb Nichols2     
AW Wellardst Wade b Evans21     
H Gimblettc and b Eastman123     
+WT Luckesb Nichols7     
WHR Andrewsc O'Connor b Evans71     
HL Hazellnot out7     
Extras(5 b, 5 lb, 1 w)11
Total(all out, 76.5 overs)337
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-27, 3-35, 4-101, 5-105, 6-107, 7-176, 8-223, 9-287, 10-337 (76.5 ov)
Essex bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nichols23   3876--
R Smith13   2430--
Eastman13   4381--
TPB Smith13   1891--

Essex first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JA Cutmorelbw b Wellard24     
FH Ristc JW Lee b Wellard41     
*TN Pearceb Wellard1     
J O'Connornot out30     
MS Nicholsc JW Lee b Wellard0     
TP Lawrenceb Wellard4     
LC Eastmanb JW Lee35     
TPB Smithb JW Lee0     
+TH Wadec Wellard b Hazell1     
VJ Evansc Wellard b JW Lee2     
R Smithlbw b JW Lee0     
Extras(2 lb, 1 nb)3
Total(all out, 67 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-52, 2-67, 3-70, 4-74, 5-78, 6-131, 7-136, 8-137, 9-141, 10-141 (67 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard23   6665--
Andrews7   1200--
White16   8160--
JW Lee10   1264--
Hazell11   8101--

Essex second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JA Cutmoreb JW Lee26     
J O'Connorc Burrough b Wellard25     
FH Ristc Wellard b Hazell21     
*TN Pearcest Luckes b Hazell0     
MS Nicholsst Luckes b White31     
TP Lawrenceb JW Lee6     
LC Eastmanlbw b White1     
TPB Smithc Ingle b JW Lee22     
+TH Wadelbw b JW Lee9     
VJ Evansst Luckes b JW Lee1     
R Smithnot out0     
Extras(2 b, 3 lb)5
Total(all out, 56.5 overs)147
Fall of wickets:
1-41, 2-64, 3-65, 4-102, 5-110, 6-114, 7-114, 8-132, 9-133, 10-147 (56.5 ov)
Somerset bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wellard9   2181--
Andrews1   050--
White15   4312--
JW Lee21.55675--
Hazell10   4212--

--> H Gimblett made his debut in first-class matches
--> H Gimblett made his debut in County Championship matches
--> H Gimblett (1) 100 in 63 minutes
--> WHR Andrews (1) passed his previous highest score of 45 in County Championship matches
--> WHR Andrews (1) passed his previous highest score of 45 in first-class matches
--> FH Rist (1) passed his previous highest score of 38 in first-class matches
--> FH Rist (1) passed his previous highest score of 38 in County Championship matches
--> LC Eastman (1) passed 8000 runs in County Championship matches when he reached 34

Gimblett's century was the fastest of the season and won him the Walter Lawrence Trophy.





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